Monthly Archives: January 2016

34 Cool Things You Can Do with your New Vinyl Cutter This Year!

Happy New Year from USCutter!

Why not resolve this year to try something new with that vinyl cutter you received under the Christmas Tree? Did you know, for example, that you can use your vinyl cutter and Hexis Protective Film to make custom screen protectors for tablets and smartphones? From pop-up greeting cards, to stickers for DIY screenprint stencils, and more, there’s a wide array of applications available to you that you may never even have considered before. Make: magazine has just compiled a list of “34 Cool Things You Can Do with Your New Vinyl Cutter”.

Pop-up Greeting Card. Photo by Natasha Dzurny, Courtesy of Make: Magazine.

Pop-up Greeting Card. Photo by Natasha Dzurny, Courtesy of Make: Magazine.

Among the highlights:

Use translucent vinyl to produce colorful paper or plywood lanterns (Oracal 8300).

Add frosting or translucent blocking to window glass or acrylic laser cut projects without the messiness of acid etching/sandblasting equipment (Oracal 8510).

Enlarge a thoughtful handwritten note into an epic wall decoration (Interior Wall Décor Kit).

USCutter carries many of the supplies and equipment you need to execute these suggestions with many of the products available at significant discounts. Start making today!